Monthly Archives: June 2012

Go green: Are green smoothies really that good for you?


A few months ago I gave up my Kashi Crunch, yogurt and fruit morning regimen to board the green smoothie bandwagon. If you’re a regular reader of fashion or celebrity magazines or blogs, you’ve likely come across this health cocktail. … Continue reading

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Get Glowing! The right skin-care product for luminous skin


One of the discoveries I’ve made as I’ve gotten older is that the most important beauty tools aren’t cosmetics, but skin-care products. Don’t get me wrong, I still love me some makeup… But while a top-notch concealer is a life- … Continue reading

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“Moore” or Less? Can We Learn Anything from Demi Moore?


Do you remember the waves Demi Moore made when she graced the cover of Vanity Fair in 1991 seven months pregnant, naked and gorgeous? Or a year later when she appeared wearing only a suit of body paint on the … Continue reading

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On Age and Beauty


The idea for this blog came to me in a few different ways, but the most significant was the memory of what a dear friend said to me several years ago. My friend was older than me and, during a dinner together, she said in passing … Continue reading

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